Iditarod Teams Start Heading Out of Fairbanks Into Alaska’s Big Chill


Image: IditarodDay1-170306-002.jpg 11 a.m. Monday, 71 teams in the 45th Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race began leaving Fairbanks in temperatures rising from the minus 30s recorded overnight. One by one, teams left the snowy starting line on Hoselton Road at two-minute intervals and briefly traveled down city streets before …